‘I’m with Carey’ goes viral after Canadiens goalie blasts Trudeau

Mike Campbell

December 5, 2022

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price has ignited a viral social media trend after publicly disavowing the Trudeau Liberals’ proposed amendment to gun-ban bill C-21.

'I'm with Carey' goes viral after Canadiens goalie blasts Trudeau
‘I’m with Carey’ goes viral after Canadiens goalie blasts Trudeau

Late last month, the Trudeau Liberals sought to sneak in a late amendment to C-21, which would ban hundreds more models of semi-automatic shotguns and rifles, including those primarily used by hunters, farmers and sport shooters. 

“I love my family, I love my country and I care for my neighbour. I am not a criminal or a threat to society. What @justinpjtrudeau is trying to do is unjust. I support the @ccfr_ccdaf to keep my hunting tools. Thank you for listening to my opinion” Price wrote on Instagram.

The Olympic gold medalist included a picture of himself dressed in full camo gear and holding a hunting rifle. 

Conservative MPs studying Bill C-21 have said the Liberal amendment would ban almost all semi-automatic firearms. 

Social media users subsequently followed Price’s post with their own, united under the hashtag “I’m with Carey.”

One user, Leanne, tweeted, “I love my family, I love my country and I take care of my neighbors. I am not a criminal or a threat to society. I love sport shooting and safety is paramount. What @JustinTrudeau is trying to do is unjust. 

I support the @CCFR_CCDAF 

#ImwithCarey #MakeItTrend #SayNoToC21

“I’m a over 20 year Canadian Army vet. I love my family, my country and I care for my neighbours and community. I am not a threat to society. What Trudeau is doing is unjust. #ImwithCarey #WeAreNotTheProblem #SayNoToC21” tweeted Keith Eckensviller.

The Canadian Coalition for Firearm Rights (CCFR) retweeted several users’ tweets that shared the hashtag. 

“This #CareyPrice post calling out Trudeau on Bill #C21 could be the #TSNTurningPoint,” said Conservative Senator Denise Batters.

Last week, following the feds proposed amendment to Bill C-21, the CCFR blasted the Trudeau Liberals for “disastrous policies and their atrocious behaviour concerning licensed firearm owners.” 

Price is currently on long-term injured reserve for the Canadiens. He sits 28th all-time for NHL goaltenders in games played and 22nd all-time in wins. In the 2014-2015 season, he won the Vezina trophy, which is awarded to the league’s best goalie.

Share this story

Help Keep your News Free

Share this story

It's crucial we stay in touch

Big Tech wants to censor us, that’s why you need to stay in touch.

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE THESE...

Trending News

Canada’s 2022 excess deaths trajectory is on pace to shatter the total from 2021 – and obliterate that from 2020.

Mike Campbell

January 27, 2023

Trending News

Canada had more excess deaths in vaccine-coerced 2021 than in 2020 when the pandemic supposedly ravaged the country coast to coast — without vaccines.

Mike Campbell

January 26, 2023

Trending News

CBC’s allegation that Premier Smith contacted prosecutors about border-related charges from Coutts was “unsubstantiated speculation,” said the crown. 

Mike Campbell

January 24, 2023

Trending News

The liberal media has been caught spreading fake news about Alberta Premier Danielle Smith yet again. 

Keean Bexte

January 23, 2023

Trending News

Alberta Premier Danielle Smith said Albertans would lose 25% of their economy if the federal government’s Just Transition proposal becomes law under a provincial NDP government.  

TCS Wire

January 17, 2023

Trending News

Over 53,000 Canadians have suffered an adverse effect from the Covid-19 vaccine, whereas just under 50,000 Canadians have died from the virus. 

Mike Campbell

January 17, 2023

We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use our website.